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. >>> health care fraud is one of america's costliest issues. an estimated 80 billion-dollar sink hole every year. part of that takes place in small pharmacies across the country and andrea day got a front row seat to an undercover sting. >> reporter: we rode along with federal agents and local agents while they took down a pharmacy owner accused of milking medicaid and taxpayers out of almost a million bucks. we're now just blocks away from dna pharmacy in brooklyn, while another team is following the drugstore owner. watching from a distance as he leaves his house. >> following the guy now. >> reporter: as the team waits for word the owner is close, special agent in charge tom o'donald walks us through the alleged scheme. >> he billed medicaid for prescriptions he didn't need. >> reporter: a plan that went on for more than a year. he enticed patients to bring prescriptions to his pharmacy, but instead of filling prescriptions and handing out drugs, he allegedly handed out cash. >> 20 bucks, 30 bucks, 40 bucks per script. >> reporter: from there investigators said he billed medicaid for dru
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